National Weather Service Needs Skywarn™ Weather Spotter Volunteers

National Weather Service Needs Skywarn™ Weather Spotter Volunteers

The National Weather Service (NWS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are seeking volunteers to join their SkyWarn™ Spotters group. They are looking for people who are interested in helping them with real-time reports and are offering free training. NWS and NOAA prepare Skywarn™ volunteers semi-annually (spring and fall).  Their webinar is scheduled […]

Flash Flood Warning in Effect in Tennessee

Flash Flood Warning in Effect in Tennessee

There is a flash flood warning in effect for portions of many of the counties in central-to-north central Tennessee between Thursday, July 28, 7:23 a.m. CDT, and 1:00 a.m. Friday, July 29, 2016.  The National Weather Service (NOAA) in Nashville issued the warning after the Doppler radar had indicated an estimate of 4-7 inches had […]

National Weather Service to Stop Using All Caps

National Weather Service to Stop Using All Caps

On May 11, 2016, the National Weather Service is changing things up after decades of putting the fear of Mother Nature into TVs across the country with their all-caps, all-business weather alerts. After nearly a century and a half, the weather service has decided to start using mixed cases. The change will mean no more alarming […]